Definition of innings. Meaning of innings. Synonyms of innings

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Definition of innings

Inn Inn, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Inned; p. pr. & vb. n. Inning.] To take lodging; to lodge. [R.] --Addison.
Inning In"ning, n. [AS. innung, fr. in in, prep. & adv.] 1. Ingathering; harvesting. [Obs.] --Holland. 2. The state or turn of being in; specifically, in cricket, baseball, etc.,the turn or time of a player or of a side at the bat; -- often in the pl. Hence: The turn or time of a person, or a party, in power; as, the Whigs went out, and the Democrats had their innings. 3. pl. Lands recovered from the sea. --Ainsworth.

Meaning of innings from wikipedia

- innings is a term of uncertain origin that is used in cricket. the same word applies to both the singular and plural forms, so a cricketer might refer
- in baseball, innings pitched (ip) are the number of innings a pitcher has completed, measured by the number of batters and baserunners that are put out
- in baseball statistics, bases on balls per 9 innings pitched (bb/9ip or bb/9) or walks per nine innings (denoted by w/9) is the average number of bases
- dodgers set the mlb record for consecutive scoreless innings pitched. over 59 consecutive innings, opposing hitters did not score a run against hershiser
- this sum by the number of innings pitched. the stat was invented in 1979 by writer daniel okrent, who called the metric 'innings pitched ratio' at the time
- was the 5/40 he took in the second innings of the second test at lord's. however, his knee failed in the first innings of the fourth test when he took 1/112
- statistics, strikeouts per 9 innings pitched (k/9, so/9, or so/9ip) is the mean of strikeouts (or ks) by a pitcher per nine innings pitched. it is determined
- wicket for 44 runs (1/44) for the match and scoring nine runs in his only innings after replacing off spinner ian johnson, who was dropped for poor form